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Seniors at risk from heat

(Greenwich Time) [H]ospitals, doctors, health care agencies and the Centers for Disease Control are reminding seniors that the continued heat and humidity can have a long-term effect on health.
Seniors are more prone to heat stroke and heat-related stress because their bodies can’t adjust as easily to sudden changes in temperature as they did when they were younger.
In addition, seniors who take certain types of prescription medications can be more susceptible to heat-related illnesses and injuries.
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